Nickopotamus Live!

Nickopotamus will perform at The Excelsior Pub on September 9. Music starts at 7:00 PM.

54 Philip Street | 518.462.0690

Rising Star Chef Nominations Open for Wine & Dine for the Arts

The Albany Chefs' Food & Wine Festival - Wine & Dine for the Arts - returns January 12-14, 2017 at the Hilton Albany in Downtown. Drawing thousands of people to the weekend-long event, the drool-worthy festival includes a Rising Star Chef competition, the 6 winners of which are invited to cook at the two grand tastings. Nominations for the Rising Star Chef are open now through October 6 and can be made here.

Jack DeJohnette Trio and Indo Pak Coalition

Jack DeJohnette Trio and Indo Pak Coalition will perform at The Egg on December 9 at 7:30 PM.

Tickets | $36 | Purchase online

Love Jones The Musical

Love Jones The Musical will be at the Palace Theatre on September 22 at 8:00 PM. Starring Musiq Soulchild, Chrisette Michele, Marsha Ambrosius, Dave Hollister, Raheem Devaughn & MC Lyte

Tickets | $35 - $85 | Purchase online

Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer will perform at The Egg on November 10 at 7:30 PM as part of the American Roots & Branches concert series. 

Provocative, irreverent, controversial and wildly creative, Amanda Palmer is a fearless singer, songwriter, playwright, blogger and an audaciously expressive pianist who simultaneously embraces – and explodes – traditional frameworks of music, theater and art. Amanda will perform a solo concert in support of hew new recording “You Got Me Singing.”

Job Fair | Renaissance Albany

The Renaissance Hotel is hosting a job fair on September 8 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Open positions include: Banquet server, bartender, house-person, breakfast cook, restaurant server, housekeeper, and laundry attendant.

Attendees are asking to bring a resume with them to the job fair.

144 State Street | 518.992.2438

WCAA Community Radio Membership Meeting

Grand Street Community Arts Center will host a Community Radio Membership Meeting for WCAA 107.3 FM on September 12 at 6:00 PM.

This new community radio station will give local artists, youth, activists, and neighbors a platform to learn and to educate, to perform and to entertain. Come and learn how you can get involved.

This assembly is for New & Existing Members is to get moving together in a serious way to putting make Albany's new community radio station a reality.


The R&B group Legacy will perform at Aji Steak Stone & Sushi on September 2 from 10:00 PM - 1:00 AM.

30 S Pearl Street (main entrance on Beaver St) | 518.650.8766

Leet Systems

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Scéal – a Collection of Irish Stories, Music & Poetry

The Irish American Heritage Museum will host Scéal – a Collection of Irish Stories, Music & Poetry by Helena Byrne - on September 20 at 7:00 PM.

Tickets | $5 members, $10 non-members | Register online